New DWC Regs Move Forward

Further implementing last year's workers' compensation reforms, the Division of Workers' Compensation is conducting public hearings on six sets of proposed new regulations. The hearings were set for June 21 in San Francisco, June 29 in Los Angeles.

Proposed regulations add and revise regulations in Title 8 of the California Code of Regulations. Most of the proposed changes implement or clarify aspects of the workers' compensation reforms:

For further information or copies of the proposed regulations, please call the Division of Workers' Compensation at (415) 703-3731 or write to DWC at P.O. Box 420603, San Francisco, CA 94142-0603.